Gettysburg National Military Park Marks The 150th Anniversary Of Gettysburg Address


Keynote speaker and Pulitzer Prize author, James McPherson, speaks... News PhotoAbraham Lincoln,American Civil War,Anniversary,Army Soldier,Author,Conflict,Gettysburg,Gettysburg Address,Gettysburg National Military Park,Horizontal,Human Interest,Keynote Speech,Memorial Event,Politics,Pulitzer Prize,Talking,USAPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesGETTYSBURG, PA - NOVEMBER 19: Keynote speaker and Pulitzer Prize author, James McPherson, speaks during a commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Gettysburg Address at the Soldiers' National Cemetery at Gettysburg National Military Park on November 19, 2013 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The iconic Gettysburg Address was given by U.S. President Abraham Lincoln in 1863 during the Civil War and highlighted the principles of democracy, human equality, and freedom and professed that 'government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.'. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)